The Diversity Committee helps the KBA foster an inclusive, diverse bar association, promote understanding and respect for different points of view, and support the advancement of diversity
within the Kansas legal profession and justice system.
Statement of Purpose:
The KBA uses the term "diverse” to describe the composition of its membership, encompassing the characteristics of race, religion, color, sex, disability, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation, and gender identity.
The KBA uses the term "inclusive” to describe a culture which values the perspectives, contributions, and needs of its diverse members.